Welcome To

Canlab ProFrame

Welcome to Civic ProFrame
and CanLab Photographics

All our work is performed in-store by highly experienced staff. We offer friendly expert advice and use conservation quality materials.

Civic Proframe is your #1 choice for professional quality, custom framing services in Canberra City. With a long established reputation for delivering quality and unrivaled customer service, we can help you with all your custom framing requirements. We offer excellent value services and can accommodate very quick turn around when required. All framing is completed on site and our open plan workshop lets you see our professional staff at work.

CanLab Photographics is your #1 choice for film processing and passport photos in Canberra City. We operate a Noritsu film processor, digital film scanner and chemical print lab using only genuine Kodak Professional photo paper. Daily quality control monitoring ensures you’ll always get the best results.

Quality custom framing and matting

We can frame your:
Sports memorabilia

Ready-made frames and mats

We stock a small range of commercially made frames in standard sizes up to A1.  We also keep a range of custom made frames designed especially for ANU and Canberra Uni degrees.

Film processing

35mm and 120 Colour Negative Film processed onsite daily. Colour correction, optimization and custom image formatting services available.

Other lab services

Slide and negative scanning, quality prints, canvas prints, photo restoration, passport photos, headshots and commercial portraiture.

Full list of our picture framing and photographic lab services available here

What some of our customers have said...

Almost a Canberra institution. Not cheap but can be trusted to make the best out of your precious picture or photo. Interesting gallery of contemporary prints.
Lee Shipley
Local Guide
Fantastic service and they really know their stuff! They've got lots of framing options and Andrew helped me pick frames and mats that really bring out the character of my artwork. I've had a few pieces framed there now, won't trust anyone else with my art. Also good to know I can still get my film developed without having to mail it interstate, I think they're the last dev lab in Canberra. Highly recommend!
Disagreeable Rabbit
Happy Customer
easily the best value framer around, great quality work and terrific service, if you want something a little more creative than usual Andrew's your man, a real out of the box thinker that has made everything I've taken there look amazing
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Lachlan Watkins
Happy Customer

The Civic Proframe Gallery

In addition to providing a showcase of the framing talent of the Proframe staff, the Civic Proframe Gallery offers an exciting diverse range of posters, prints, limited editions prints and silkscreens, along with original artworks.